Diploma Program in Engineering

Top Diploma Programs in Engineering

Engineering

A diploma program offers students a variety of benefits. These programs are often administered on a faster track than more traditional options and may be completed within just a year or two. The diploma program offers intense full-time classes with hands-on application for the skills and principles taught in class. Extensive training is often paired with the opportunity to analyze the complex issues surrounding the industry.

What is a Diploma in Engineering? The courses involved in this program may include several math classes, such as calculus. The classes cover the theoretical sciences, conceptual design, and research methods. Depending on the specific focus of the school, there may be classes in biomedical engineering, computer networking, or construction engineering. Other subjects might include the ethics or economics surrounding the engineering industries.

Graduates of the diploma program enjoy many advantages. They are well-prepared to move directly into the workforce and are qualified to hold a wide range of responsibilities. Because these students finish their education within a year or two, they often have the opportunity to pursue more educational opportunities or may have earned career credentials before others who are the same age.

There are educational institutions located all over the world that provide Diploma in Engineering programs. Naturally, the costs of attending this type of program will vary a great deal from one school to another. Those who hope to participate in a diploma program should contact the schools of their choice for specific fee information.

Graduates enjoy many job opportunities. Upon completion of the program, graduates are engineers and may find jobs in conceptual design, as researchers, or in the development of engineering tools and methods. Many graduates continue on with their schooling. Professionals who complete this program enjoy career advancement or the opportunity to take their careers in different directions.

Prospective students can learn more about the various schools offering their chosen programs. Use the information below to determine the best fit. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Diploma in Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Burnaby Vancouver Surrey Abbotsford Port Coquitlam Kelowna + 4 more

The Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist diploma program teaches students computer-aided design (CAD) application for architecture, engineering, construction, civil infrastructure, and product design. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. The Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist diploma program teaches students computer-aided design (CAD) application for architecture, engineering, construction, civil infrastructure, and product design. This program also focuses on the fundamentals of drawing and drafting while building knowledge in the technical areas of mathematics, computing, and communication. [-]

Diploma in Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist

CDI College
Campus Full time September 2017 Canada Vancouver Victoria Richmond Surrey Burnaby + 3 more

The Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist diploma program teaches students computer-aided design (CAD) application for architecture, engineering, construction, civil infrastructure, and product design. [+]

The Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Specialist diploma program teaches students computer-aided design (CAD) application for architecture, engineering, construction, civil infrastructure, and product design. This program also focuses on the fundamentals of drawing and drafting while building knowledge in the technical areas of mathematics, computing, and communication. [-]

Diploma of Automotive Technology

Kangan Institute
Campus Full time 6 months January 2018 Australia Melbourne

This hands-on course provides practical skills to work in the automotive industry. As part of the course you will train at Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence, the largest automotive training centre in Victoria providing students with access to leading technology, advanced machinery and industry simulated work spaces. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Course Code : 091698G Study Area(s) : Automotive Campus : BENDIGO and DOCKLANDS Course Length : 0.5 year Course Fees : $8000 Course structure This hands-on course provides practical skills to work in the automotive industry. As part of the course you will train at Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence, the largest automotive training centre in Victoria providing students with access to leading technology, advanced machinery and industry simulated work spaces. You will learn in varying environments from lectures, practical demonstrations and tasks through to servicing vehicles in both simulated automotive work bays and a work placement program. Units Major Study Areas Mechanical and Electrical systems, maintenance, service and repair . Automotive diagnostics, analysis and evaluation of fault identification and rectification Business and management Report and document development Occupational health and safety Customer service Prerequisites Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology –$16,800 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis - $8,000 Diploma of Automotive Light Vehicle - $8,000 Total course fees = $32,800 Academic: Australian Year 12 equivalency or higher English language: Academic IELTS 5.5 overall no band less than 5.0 or recognised equivalency Dates February, July and October [-]

Aviation Technician – Aircraft Maintenance

Centennial College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Toronto

If you are more interested in the plane than the trip, the Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance program is for you. It will give you the opportunity to master mechanical, electrical, electronic and other science skills related to aircraft maintenance. [+]

If you are more interested in the plane than the trip, the Aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance program is for you. It will give you the opportunity to master mechanical, electrical, electronic and other science skills related to aircraft maintenance. A large portion of this School of Transportation offering will emphasize aviation maintenance practices, procedures and Canadian aviation regulation requirements through hands-on practice. Once you complete your aviation Technician - Aircraft Maintenance training, you will be prepared to work as an aircraft maintenance technician. The role will require you to work with a wide range of the aviation and aerospace sectors to keep aircraft safe and airworthy. Known as Option M, the Aircraft Maintenance program will place an emphasis on the repair of electrical and mechanical systems within aircraft. As such, you will study: Hydraulics Fuels Environmental systems Engines Flight controls Landing gear systems Airframes and structure Accreditation The program is Transport Canada (TC) accredited and provides 18 months experience credit and technical examination credit towards the issue of a Canadian Aircraft Maintenance Engineer License. The program is Canadian Council for Aviation & Aerospace (CCAA) accredited and provides accreditation and recognition towards meeting the basic training requirements for CAMC occupational trade certification as an aircraft maintenance technician. Start Date: Fall Post-secondary Diploma (2 years, 4 semesters) Companies Offering Jobs Air Canada, Kelowna Flightcraft, Great Slave Helicopters, Porter Airlines, Air Georgian, Westjet, Air Transat, Jazz, First Air, Toronto Airways, Brampton Flying club, Ottawa Flying Club, Bombardier, Magellan Aerospace, Pratt & Whitney,... [-]

Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

AIMST University
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kedah + 1 more

AIMST’s Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering offers the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to graduates which are required by Electrical and Electronic industries.The programme also offers 3 months industrial training as part of the programme. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering AIMST’s Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering offers the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to graduates which are required by Electrical and Electronic industries.The programme also offers 3 months industrial training as part of the programme. The course structure of the diploma programme are framed such that students upon graduation (with CGPA ≥ 2.0) can enter second year of AIMST’s B.Eng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Programme Outline Year 1 Semester 1 Mathematics I Basic Electronics Electromagnetic Field Theory Introduction to Computer Programming English I MQA Elective 1 Semester 2 Mathematics II Electrical Circuits Introduction to Communication Systems CAD, Simulation and Drafting English II MQA Compulsory MQA Elective 2 Year 2 Semester 1 Mathematics III Electrical Machines I Generation and Transmission Analog and Digital Electronics Engineering Economics and Accounting MQA Elective 3 Semester 2 Electrical Machines II Distribution and Utilisation Microprocessor and Microcontroller Power Electronics Instrumentation and Control Systems Industrial Management, Safety and Ethics Year 2 Special Semester Industrial Training (12 Weeks) Year 3 Semester 1 Power System Protection and Switch Gears Electrical Drives and Control Special Electrical Machines Final Year Project Electives Electives Electives (Any two) Flexible AC Transmission System Power Plant Engineering Robotics and Automation MQA Courses Status Local Student International Student MQA Compulsory Pengajian Malaysia Bahasa Melyau Komunikasi MQA Elective 1 BKA / Introduction to Communication Introduction to Communication MQA Elective 2 Moral Studies / Islamic Studies Moral Studies / Islamic Studies MQA... [-]

BTEC in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Level 3 - 2 Year Extended Diploma)

Cardiff and Vale College
Campus Full time 34 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff

Successful completion of this course enables students to apply for University to study for a degree in many Engineering subjects. It is also recognised by industry as preparing for entry into a higher engineering /technical apprenticeship. [+]

Qualifications: Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering Course overview: Successful completion of this course enables students to apply for University to study for a degree in many Engineering subjects. It is also recognised by industry as preparing for entry into a higher engineering /technical apprenticeship. Topics can include: Business Systems for Technicians Principles of Software Design and Development Electronic Fault-finding Microprocessor Systems and Applications Further Electrical Principles Principles and Operation of Three-Phase Systems Features and Applications of Electrical Machines Principles and Applications of Analogue Electronics Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians Entry requirements: Qualifications AS Level – students must have 5 GCSE passes at Grade C and above Please note: we will need to see your qualification results and certificates before you can enrol. Attendance and success at an Applicant Day After you have applied you will be sent a list of Applicant Days for the area you have applied for. Attending one of these days is an entry requirement. These events – usually 2-3 hours long – involve you coming to a college site to meet tutors, see the facilities and learn more about the subject. For this course during the Applicant Day you will also need to: Undertake an initial entry test and short interview. Successfully passing this is also an entry requirement for a place on the course. Teaching and assessment: Written and practical assignments Next steps: University Industry [-]

Welding Diploma

North Iowa Area Community College
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 USA Mason City

Welding Diploma is a two-semester program designed for individuals seeking skill development and certification in common welding procedures leading to employment in a variety of industries. The program is recognized as an Institutional Member of the American Welding Society and upon completion of all coursework, AWS Certification can be attained. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Welding Diploma is a two-semester program designed for individuals seeking skill development and certification in common welding procedures leading to employment in a variety of industries. The program is recognized as an Institutional Member of the American Welding Society and upon completion of all coursework, AWS Certification can be attained. The program’s outlined competencies are achieved through a combination of classroom theory, welding demonstration, and practice. Primary emphasis is placed upon hands-on skill development in a state-of-the-art lab facility. Through completion of the program, students gain competency in arc, gas, and automated welding and cutting processes. Degree Earned Upon successful completion of WEL-222 and WEL-223 with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or higher, the student is awarded a Certificate in Welding. Upon successful completion of the Welding curriculum with a grade point average of 2.00 (C) or higher, the student is awarded a Diploma. Costs Tuition is based on the number of credit hours and legal residence and is subject to change or modification. Financial Aid/Scholarships Financial assistance is available in the form of grants, scholarships, loans, and part-time employment (work study). Students apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Career Opportunities for Welding Completion of this program prepares graduates to enter the following occupations: Production Welder Maintenance Welder Robot Operator Building/Structural Welder Ag/Construction Equipment Repair Technician Fabricator Industries that use welding: Agriculture Manufacturing Automotive Construction Mining Utilities For specific information contact the Career and... [-]

Diploma of Engineering

Eynesbury
Campus Full time 8 - 12 months October 2017 Australia Adelaide

Eynesbury’s Diploma of Engineering program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding that will enable them to articulate into 2nd Year of a range of Engineering degrees at the University of Adelaide. [+]

Diploma of Engineering @ a glance What? Eynesbury’s Diploma of Engineering program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding that will enable them to articulate into 2nd Year of a range of Engineering degrees at the University of Adelaide. Why? Smaller classes to allow more individual attention from your teacher. Additional academic support is provided through extra contact time with tutors and extra tutorials in mathematics and English Language. Fast track your studies (Complete within 8 or 12 months) 3 possible start dates – February, June and October How? Contact us with any questions through the 'Ask a question' button above. Click 'Enrol today' to send through your application, or Click the 'Our Representatives' button below to find details of someone in your country who can help you apply. Entry into 1st year with credit exemption The University of Adelaide Bachelor of Engineering (Civil and Environmental) Bachelor of Engineering (Civil and Structural) Bachelor of Engineering (Petroleum) Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) Bachelor of Engineering (Architectural) Bachelor of Engineering (Pharmaceutical) Entry into 2nd year of The University of Adelaide Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Aerospace) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Sports) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Sustainable Energy) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronic) Bachelor of Engineering (Computational) Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Systems Engineering) Popular careers Civil and Environmental Geotechnical Engineer Water Resources Engineer Natural Resource Manager Civil and Structural Structural Engineers Materials and... [-]

Diploma on Logistics, Materials & Supply Chain Management

Cambridge International College
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 Jersey Saint Peter

The Program focuses on planning, organising and controlling Logistics, Materials & Supply Chain Management activities - key elements for successful management in any enterprise - and it covers strategic planning and decision-making as an important part of the management process. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Diploma on Logistics, Materials & Supply Chain Management THIS GREAT PROGRAM PROVIDES TUITION ON THE WIDE RANGE OF ACTIVITIES INVOLVED IN MODERN LOGISTICS, MATERIALS HANDLING AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, INCLUDING: PHYSICAL DISTRIBUTION, MATERIALS MANAGEMENT, TRANSPORTATION, FACILITATING, CUSTOMER SERVICE, PROCUREMENT, ORDER PROCESSING, PURCHASING, WAREHOUSING, INVENTORY CONTROL, ORDER PICKING AND MARSHALLING, PACKING AND DESPATCH, LOGISTICS PROJECT MANAGEMENT. The Program focuses on planning, organising and controlling Logistics, Materials & Supply Chain Management activities - key elements for successful management in any enterprise - and it covers strategic planning and decision-making as an important part of the management process. The Program is ideal for managers and personnel of all levels who are involved in logistics activities or in ensuring that products and services are made available to customers (or clients or intended recipients) at the time and place, and in the condition and form desired, in an efficient, profitable and cost-effective way. THE 12 MODULES OF THIS PROGRAM ARE: Module 1: Background to logistics and supply chains, value and value chains. Module 2: Logistics, supply chain and customer service strategy. Module 3: The marketing and logistics relationship and interface. Module 4: Products and logistics factors. Module 5: Sourcing and procurement, suppliers and purchasing. Module 6: Receipts, inbound logistics, warehousing. Module 7: Stock/inventory control, and order processing. Module 8: Transportation methods, transport management. Module 9: Operations management and production in supply chains. Module 10: Lean logistics and supply chain management, and agile supply chains Module 11: Distribution and distribution... [-]

Diploma in Construction Engineering (Full-Time)

BCA Academy
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 Singapore

As we move towards a knowledge-based economy, the industry must restructure itself to ensure that those who work on the construction sites are highly productive, safe and have high standards. [+]

Diploma in Construction Engineering (Full-Time) As we move towards a knowledge-based economy, the industry must restructure itself to ensure that those who work on the construction sites are highly productive, safe and have high standards. These high standards will translate to a stronger demand for knowledge-based skilled workforce in the near future, making the Diploma in Construction Engineering a premium qualification for those aspiring to be successful builders in this new millennium. The Diploma in Construction Engineering provides graduates with a head-start for their career in the construction industry. This qualification is acceptable for registration as a Resident Technical Officer under the Building Control Act. Programme Objectives The Diploma in Construction Engineering programme aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge to: keep abreast of the current construction technologies in the industry; perform and supervise construction works on site effectively; plan and schedule construction works effectively to achieve high productivity and minimise delay; perform designs for steel, reinforced concrete, precast and prestressed concrete structures; manage the safety aspects of construction; and apply supervisory, mangerial and financial know-how for business. Career Prospects Graduates can look forward to a fulfilling career as knowledge-based Resident Technical Officers, specialist supervisors or sub-contractors who possess the appropriate practical skills and technical knowledge needed to supervise construction workers directly in the new economy. Graduates will be able to perform the following job roles: Resident Technical Officer Assistant Project Engineer Assistant Design Engineer Site Engineer Sales Executive Entry Requirements 3 GCE 'O' Levels a) English Language... [-]

New Zealand Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil) (Level 6)

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years February 2018 New Zealand Tauranga + 1 more

Mechanical engineering provides an opportunity to change the world, using practical skills and innovative thinking to push the boundaries of what is possible. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Mechanical Mechanical engineering provides an opportunity to change the world, using practical skills and innovative thinking to push the boundaries of what is possible. This is the place where ideas turn into reality. You’ll learn to produce safer, cheaper and more efficient machines and mechanical systems – putting things in motion to make life easier. Mechanical engineering skills are required for virtually everything that can be made so the opportunities are endless, and with a recognised shortage of technicians in this country the job prospects and pay rates are high. The course covers topics like advanced maths, mechanics, thermodynamics, materials, fluids and electricity using technical drawing and computer-aided engineering tools (CAD). Our well-equipped labs will let you put your theory into practice, field trips give you valuable insights into local workplaces, and the small class sizes ensure you’ll get all the support you need to succeed. Key points: Great job opportunities due to a nationwide / international shortage of engineers Many businesses use the part-time option, one or two days a week, to up-skill their employees Graduates can pathway into a degree if desired Content Details You'll cover topics like advanced maths, mechanics, thermodynamics, materials, fluids, engineering science and electricity, and use computer-aided engineering tools (CAD). Our well-equipped labs let you complete practical experiments, field trips give you valuable insights into local workplaces, and the small class sizes ensure you’ll get all the support you need to succeed. You'll develop a range of skills,... [-]

Diploma in Engineering (Awarded by Management Development Institute of Singapore)

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Campus Full time Part time 9 - 11  August 2017 Singapore

This programme provides an avenue for participants who want to formalise their experiences and understanding in the field of Engineering. It also reinforces participants' foundation in mathematics and physics and enhance their problem solving skills and techniques through lectures and tutorials... [+]

This programme provides an avenue for participants who want to formalise their experiences and understanding in the field of Engineering. It also reinforces participants' foundation in mathematics and physics and enhance their problem solving skills and techniques through lectures and tutorials. Methods of Assessment Teaching is delivered through a combination of lectures, small group and individual project work, lab-work, tutorials, computing skills and assignments that are integrated throughout the diploma programme. Students are assessed based on assignments, lab works, examinations and projects. Graduation Students who have successfully completed all coursework and examinations will be awarded with the Diploma in Engineering from MDIS. Modules Engineering Mathematics I Principles of Electrical Engineering Physics I – Mechanics Engineering Mathematics II Fluid Mechanics & Thermodynamics Physics II – Mechanics & Waves Entry Requirements All applicants must be age 16 and above, and obtained one of the following requirement: At least C6 in any 2 GCE "O"Level subjects with Mathematics and Physics/Combined Science (with Physics) Higher NITEC in Engineering [-]

Diploma in Civil Engineering

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 years February 2018 New Zealand Nelson Auckland + 2 more

There is great demand for technically trained Civil Engineers in New Zealand and worldwide or do further degree study. Help build a sustainable and modern environment for the future with NMIT. NMIT's small class sizes means you can easily talk with tutors and the programme is hands on. Tutors also work with local industry to provide real world experiences as part of the programme. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Civil Engineering plays a key part in the creation and protection of our structural environment. If you are interested in the planning, design and construction of all forms of infrastructure and have a passion for building strong relationships with clients and contractors then Civil Engineering is for you. A Civil Engineering qualification will provide the knowledge and skills necessary to plan, design and manage the construction of various infrastructure including residential, commercial and industrial buildings; roads, rail, dams and bridges. You will also acquire the technical knowledge and skills to draft plans, survey sites and compile engineering reports. There is great demand for technically trained Civil Engineers in New Zealand and worldwide or do further degree study. Help build a sustainable and modern environment for the future with NMIT. NMIT's small class sizes means you can easily talk with tutors and the programme is hands on. Tutors also work with local industry to provide real world experiences as part of the programme. Academic requirements http://www.nmit.ac.nz/study/applying/entry-requirements/ [-]

Diploma in Sound Engineering

Microfusa
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on recording, mixing, sound engineering and post-production for both audio-visual and musical media. [+]

Description The Diploma in Sound Engineering is a two year course offered by Microfusa and designed to provide the students with widest possible range of skills and knowledge on recording, mixing, sound engineering and post-production for both audio-visual and musical media. The best possible training and preparation is required in order to be professionally successful in the constantly evolving world of music and audio-visual technologies, and the experience we have acquired over the years in teaching audio technology, allows us to offer this comprehensive course to cater to this need. These new technologies have revolutionised the world of audio-visual production, offering an ever wider range of professional possibilities; from television and radio, to the increasingly varied technologies of online content delivery systems and mobile applications, not to mention the vast and ever-expanding video game market. The number and sheer size of these domains, require highly trained and adaptable professionals able to adjust to changes in the market. Throughout the course you will learn to use and work with professional and state-of-the-art tools. The training will take you from the broader aspects of audio to computer systems in detailed and will give you the opportunity to experience working in a recording studio, sound for live shows, cinema, television, internet and radio. In order to give you some perspective you will also have the chance to learn about the history of music production, of music in general and to improve your English with a native-language teacher who is also a professional record... [-]

The Honors Diploma Program

Seminole State College of Florida
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Sanford

The Honors Diploma Program is an advanced and specialized curriculum of faculty-created courses used as alternatives to the General Education requirements. With its own faculty, courses, scholarships, small class sizes, personalized advising and priority registration, the Honors Diploma Program is highly regarded among four-year colleges that often offer its graduates generous scholarships. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. The Honors Diploma Program is an advanced and specialized curriculum of faculty-created courses used as alternatives to the General Education requirements. With its own faculty, courses, scholarships, small class sizes, personalized advising and priority registration, the Honors Diploma Program is highly regarded among four-year colleges that often offer its graduates generous scholarships. The Honors Diploma Program is one of five tracks available in The Art & Phyllis Grindle Honors Institute. Honors courses may be combined with other prerequisite courses for many majors. Honors students complete a minimum of 20 credits in Honors courses to graduate with an Honors Diploma. The Honors Diploma Program is a restricted-access program. Candidates must: Apply and be accepted to Seminole State College; Provide official transcripts indicating successful completion of a standard high school diploma or equivalent; Have a high school GPA of 3.2 or have earned a 3.2 GPA in a minimum of six credit hours of college credit classes; Have a score of at least 23 on the ACT, or 95 on the CPT Reading Test and 75 on the CPT Math Test, or 1050 on the SAT or 1050 on math and writing or reading on the new SAT, or 116 on the PERT Reading and Writing Test and 113 on the PERT Math Test; Submit an application to the Honors Program; Submit two letters of recommendation; Schedule an interview with the Honors Coordinator; Complete an on-site writing sample. Welcome to the Grindle Honors Institute The Grindle... [-]